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William Frank Drake

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William Frank Drake, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1958. honorary Trustee Peoples Light & Theatre Company, Malvern, Pennsylvania, 1982-2006, director Thunder River Theatre Company, Carbondale, Colorado, since 2007. With United States Army, 1957-1958. Member American Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Union League (Philadelphia), Roaring Fork Club (Basalt, Colorado), First Troop, Philadelphia City Calvary.

Background

Drake, William Frank was born on March 29, 1932 in St. Louis. Son of William Frank and Beatrice Drake.

Education

Bachelor, Principia College, 1954. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1957.

Career

Private practice, Philadelphia, 1958—1968, since 1984. Member Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, 1958—1968, of counsel, 1984—1987, member, 1987—1996, of counsel, since 1996. Senior vice president, general counsel Alco Standard Corporation, 1968—1979, 1996—1998, senior vice president administration, 1979—1983.

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Alco Health Services Corporation, 1983—1984, vice chairman, 1984—1998, also board directors. Vice chairman, general counsel Alco Standard Corporation (now Ikon Office Solutions Inc.), 1996—1998.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1958.

Membership

Honorary Trustee Peoples Light & Theatre Company, Malvern, Pennsylvania, 1982-2006, director Thunder River Theatre Company, Carbondale, Colorado, since 2007. With United States Army, 1957-1958. Member American Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Union League (Philadelphia), Roaring Fork Club (Basalt, Colorado), First Troop, Philadelphia City Calvary.

Connections

Married Martha Minohr Mockbee.

father:
William Frank

mother:
Beatrice Drake

spouse:
Martha Minohr Mockbee.